Lord Patten of Barnes

Conservative Peer

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Recent appearances

  • Brexit: Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration - Motion to Take Note (1st Day) (Continued) 5 Dec 2018

    Here we go again, seeking, despite the presence of so many right reverend Prelates this afternoon, to struggle across the Jordan to Canaan’s side. Well, we are not there yet. I suspect that one thing on which we could develop a consensus pretty rapidly in this House, and also down the Corridor, is the proposition that we are in one awful political mess, which is in danger of turning into a...
  • Death of a Member: Lord Carrington - Tributes 10 Jul 2018

    My Lords, I shall be extremely brief, although not half as brief as Lord Carrington would have wanted me to be, because one thing for sure is that, although these are richly deserved tributes to one of the greatest Englishmen of his generation, he would have found them all a bit of an embarrassment. I spent two years of my life, when I first came into politics, working for Lord Carrington...

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Conservative Peer

Entered the House of Lords on 19 January 2005

Other offices held in the past

  • European Commissioner (23 Jan 2000 to 22 Nov 2004)
  • Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (28 Nov 1990 to 9 Apr 1992)
  • Party Chair, Conservative Party (28 Nov 1990 to 9 Apr 1992)
  • Secretary of State for Environment (24 Jul 1989 to 28 Nov 1990)
  • Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (Overseas Development) (10 Sep 1986 to 23 Jul 1989)
  • Minister of State (Department of Education and Science) (5 Sep 1985 to 10 Sep 1986)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office) (14 Jun 1983 to 2 Sep 1985)
  • Member, Defence Committee (30 Apr 1982 to 9 Jun 1983)
  • Member, Procedure Committee (16 Feb 1982 to 9 Jun 1983)


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